Funding and Resource Opportunities | November 2022

Nonprofit work covered by new opportunities this month: animal welfare for areas hit by Hurricane Ian, ambitious theater performances, Appalachian landscape protection, arts programs for military communities, recidivism reduction, and much more.

Support opportunities are listed chronologically by deadline, with open-deadline appeals at the bottom. Entries highlighted in orange are newly-added this month. Entries highlighted in green were added after the release of this month’s Funding Opportunities email.

AWARD opportunities

Grantmakers In Health
2023 Terrance Keenan Leadership Award in Health Philanthropy
Deadline: December 9
This annual award recognizes a grantmaker in the health field distinguished by leadership, innovation, achievement, creativity, and boldness. Details.

GRANTS now available

Dept. of Health and Human Services
Residential (Long-Term Foster Care) Services for Unaccompanied Children
Deadline: November 29
Quality long-term foster care providers for migrant children, including basic and therapeutic services, may be eligible for funding. Details.

Jordan Brand
BCC Community Grant
Deadline: November 29
Nonprofits working in Black communities to advance economic justice, education, narrative change, or social justice may apply for funding. Details.

Actors’ Equity Foundation
Theatre Grants
Deadline: November 30
Theatre companies with an established artistic, administration, and financial track record may apply for funding. Details.

Animal Disaster Funding Collaborative
Response to Hurricane Ian
Deadline: November 30
Animal welfare nonprofits serving areas of Georgia affected by Hurricane Ian are eligible for funding. Details. 

Banfield Foundation
Veterinary Medical Equipment Grants
Deadline: November 30 (quarterly)
Grants of up to $15,000 are available for animal welfare nonprofits seeking to purchase veterinary medical equipment. Details.

Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries
Grant program
Deadline: November 30
Lending libraries in schools where at least 50% of students qualify for financial aid may apply for grants to extend, update, or diversify their collections. Details.

Mid Atlantic Arts
USArtists International
Deadline: November 30
Grants of up to $18,000 support in-person and virtual performances by American artists for international audiences. Details.

American Association of University Women
Community Action Grants
Deadline: December 1
Nonprofits promoting education and equity for women and girls may apply for up to $10,000 in funding. Details.

Partnership for Inclusive Innovation
Smart Community Corps
Deadline: December 1
Nonprofits are invited to host higher education students for 2023 summer internships, each recruited, placed, and funded by the Partnership. Details.

The Shubert Foundation
Theatre Grants
Deadline: December 1
General operating support is available to nonprofit professional theater and dance companies, as well as some organizations that aid their development. Details.

The Teagle Foundation
Education for American Civic Life
Deadline: December 1 (three times yearly)
Project grants and planning grants are available for work that prepares students to become engaged participants in civic life. Details.

Venturous Theater Fund
Venturous Capital Grants
Deadline: December 1
Theater arts nonprofits may apply for up to $30,000 to support ambitious and challenging work that embraces experimentation and risk. Details.

National Endowment for the Humanities
National Digital Newspaper Program
Deadline: December 1 (optional drafts), January 12 (application)
Funding supports the digitization and/or dissemination of historically significant newspapers published between 1690 and 1963. Details.

▲ Paralyzed Veterans of America Education Foundation
Grant Program
Deadline: December 2
Grants of up to $50,000 support innovative educational projects that benefit veterans and others living with spinal cord injury or disease. Details.

Puffin Foundation West
Grant Program
Deadline: December 2
Nonprofits using the arts to reach across biases and create forward-looking societal dialogues may apply for up to $2,500 in funding. Details.

Urban Institute / Microsoft Justice Reform Initiative
Catalyst Grant Program
Deadline: December 2
Grants of up to $40,000 support local work to advance racial equity and reform in the adult criminal justice system using data and technology. Details.

National Endowment for the Humanities
Media Projects
Deadline: December 7 (optional draft), January 11 (full application)
Funding supports the development, production, and distribution of audio or film projects that engage audiences with the humanities. Details.

National Endowment for the Humanities
Public Humanities Projects
Deadline: December 7 (optional draft), January 11 (full application)
Programming that engages the public in the humanities (in a non-classroom setting) is eligible for funding. Details.

Movement Infrastructure
Deadline: December 9
Nonprofits working to build community infrastructure for the environmental and justice movements may apply for funding. Details.

▲ RPM Foundation
Grant Program
Deadline: December 9
Funding supports programs that teach youth the skills to restore and preserve cars, motorcycles, or boats and provide them with career pathways. Details.  

WITH Foundation
Grant Program
Deadline: December 9 (letter of interest), January 30 (full application)
Support is available for programs that improve delivery of healthcare to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Details.

Air & Space Forces Association
Educator Grants
Deadline: December 15
K-12 educators may apply for up to $500 in support of projects that teach students aerospace concepts. Details.

GriffinHarte Foundation
Grant Program
Deadline: December 15
Grants are available for projects that promote civility, either through conversations, research, and scholarship or by improving educational practices. Details.

Saucony Run for Good Foundation
Grant program
Deadline: December 15
Running programs for youth (18 years or younger), especially those reaching underserved populations, may apply for up to $10,000 in funding. Details.

Temper of the Times Foundation
Grant program
Deadline: December 15
Nonprofits working in wildland conservation and restoration are eligible for grants to support traditional (offline) marketing efforts. Details.

VIA Art Fund / Wagner Foundation
Incubator Grant Fund
Deadline: December 15 (letter of inquiry)
Two-year unrestricted funding grants of $40,000 are available for small-scale arts organizations. Details.

▲ Open Space Institute
Appalachian Landscapes Protection Fund
Deadline: December 19
Capital grants are available for land protection projects in Georgia’s Appalachian region that are climatically resilient and enhance forest carbon. Details.  

National Park Service
Save America’s Treasures
Deadline: December 20
Funding supports preservation or conservation efforts for significant historic properties and collections. Details.

Dept. of Veterans Affairs
Legal Services for Veterans
Deadline: December 30
Nonprofits providing legal services for veterans related to housing, family law, income support, employment, or other areas may be eligible for funding. Details.

American Alpine Club
Cornerstone Conservation Grant
Deadline: December 31
Grants of up to $8,000 support work that creates healthy climbing landscapes, respect for climbing spots, and empowered climbing communities. Details.

ProLiteracy / Nora Roberts Foundation
Literacy Opportunity Fund
Deadline: January 3, 2023
Nonprofits providing literacy programs to adults are eligible for general operating grants of up to $6,000. Details.

Park Foundation
Grant program
Deadline: January 6, 2023
Work that aims to create a more just, equitable, and sustainable society and environment may be eligible for funding. Details.

Federal Communications Commission
Affordable Connectivity Outreach Grant Program
Deadline: January 9, 2023
Funds are available for nonprofits helping low-income households secure broadband internet access, including awareness and outreach campaigns. Details.

JAMS Foundation / Association for Conflict Resolution
Initiative for Students and Youth
Deadline: January 9, 2023 (initial descriptions)
Grants of up to $40,000 support conflict resolution education skills programs for children ages 5-11. Details.

Bob Woodruff Foundation
Grants Program
Deadline: January 12, 2023 (twice yearly)
Programs that improve the health and well-being of military service members, veterans, their families, and their caregivers are eligible for funding. Details.

COPIC Medical Foundation
Grant Program
Deadline: January 13, 2023
Funding supports work that reduces fragmentation across healthcare settings in order to improve patient outcomes. Details.

Dept. of Health and Human Services
Rural Communities Opioid Response Program – Overdose Response
Deadline: January 19, 2023
Work to reduce the morbidity and mortality rates of substance abuse disorders in rural communities may be eligible for funding. Details.

▲ Mid-America Arts Alliance
Creative Forces Community Engagement Grant
Deadline: January 19, 2023
Matching grants of up to $50,000 support art engagement programs for military-connected communities taking place in-community or virtually. Details.

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Five Star and Urban Waters Restoration
Deadline: January 31, 2023
Grants of up to $50,000 will support work to sustain local natural resources in terms of improving water quality, watersheds, and the species they support. Details.

Bob Barker Foundation
Recidivism Reduction Program
Deadline: Open
Nonprofits working to reduce recidivism in the lives of 100 or more individuals may apply for up to $25,000 in funding. Details.

Ad Grants
Deadline: Open
Up to $10,000 per month of in-kind search advertising is available for nonprofits. Details.

Sony Electronics
Deadline: Open (monthly through March 2023)
Grant packages including electronics and a short film supporting STEAM education efforts, workforce development, and services for underserved groups. Details. 

William Talbott Hillman Foundation
Grant Program
Deadline: Open
Efforts to nurture creativity, uphold democracy, and end gun violence, especially regarding young people and BIPOC communities, are eligible for funding. Details.

Previously-listed OPEN deadlines

  • Anthem Foundation | Social drivers of health issues. Details.
  • Auto Club Group Foundation | Traffic safety, tourism, education, community service. Details.
  • Awesome Foundation | Arts, tech, and community development. Details.
  • BoatUS | Safe and clean boating practices. Details.
  • Borealis Philanthropy | Police accountability. Details.
  • Borealis Philanthropy | Help for trans-led organizations. Details.
  • Bob Barker Company Foundation | Reentry post-incarceration. Details.
  • Brooks and Joan Fortune Family Foundation | Education, arts, outreach. Details.
  • Community Heart & Soul | Community programs for small municipalities. Details.
  • Companioning Grievers Foundation | Services for those impacted by loss. Details.
  • Can’d Aid | Recycling programs and educational services. Details.
  • Charles Stewart Mott Foundation | Civic engagement, childhood education, environment. Details.
  • Cisco | Internet-enabled education, fiscal empowerment, crisis response. Details.
  • Cornell Douglas Foundation | Environmental health and justice, K-12 financial literacy. Details.
  • Craig Newmark Philanthropies | Grassroots efforts. Details.
  • D’Addario Foundation | Free or low-cost music education. Details.
  • David Rockefeller Fund | The arts, criminal justice, environment. Details.
  • ECMC Foundation | Postsecondary student success. Details.
  • First Horizon Foundation | Atlanta-area arts and culture, education, leadership, environment, financial literacy, health, human services. Details.
  • The Glaser Progress Foundation | Measuring progress, independent and unheard voices. Details.
  • Groundswell Fund | Grassroots efforts for reproductive justice. Details.
  • The Home Depot Foundation | Volunteerism. Details.
  • Invest Atlanta | Low-interest loans for small nonprofits. Details.
  • The Lisa Libraries | New children’s books for underserved families. Details.  
  • Kars4Kids | Education, mentoring, youth development. Details.
  • Lyft | Essential goods delivery or client transportation; COVID-related. Details.
  • MLB-MLBPA Youth Development Foundation | Youth baseball and softball. Details.
  • MUFG Union Bank Foundation | Atlanta-area affordable housing, economic development, social and economic justice. Details.
  • National Geographic | Remote learning in science, social studies, or geography; COVID-related. Details.
  • Nasdaq Foundation | Diverse entrepreneur support; quarterly. Details. 
  • NBA Foundation | Black youth transitioning to workforce. Details.
  • Open Technology Fund | Human rights. Internet freedom. Open societies. Details.
  • PEDIGREE Foundation | Animal welfare nonprofits dealing with emergencies or puppy mills. Details.
  • Presbyterian Committee on the Self-Development of People | Relief for systemic oppression and poverty. Details.
  • Public Welfare Foundation | Criminal and youth justice system reform. Details.
  • Resist | Efforts in response to timely political or cultural events. Details.
  • Roddenberry Foundation | Original projects with global impact. Details.
  • School-Based Healthcare Solutions Network | School-based telehealth programs; COVID-related. Details.
  • The Skatepark Project | Public skatepark construction. Details.
  • South Arts | Touring artists in rural communities. Details.
  • South Arts | Professional development for arts organizations. Details.
  • South Arts | Arts accessibility efforts. Details.
  • The Solutions Project | Transition to clean energy. Details.
  • T-Mobile | Small-town community projects. Details.
  • Wallace Global Fund | Catalyzing significant change. Details.
  • Wish You Well Foundation | Literacy skills for adults. Details.
  • W.K. Kellogg Foundation | Vulnerable children. Details.

► These opportunities have been sourced from Candid’s Philanthropy News Digest, GrantStation, and Grant Gopher, as well as grantmakers’ online notices.

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